Grosses

'No Good Deed' Easily Maintains First Place on Wednesday with $1.18 MillionSeptember 18, 2014 07:05 AM

by Shawn Robbins

Sony reports that No Good Deed took in $1.18 million on Wednesday, off 35 percent rfom the day prior. That gives the thriller a 6-day haul of $28.9 million, an impressive start for the pic which is running 7 percent ahead of the pace of Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All By Myself and 37 percent ahead of The Call.

Guardians of the Galaxy posted another $0.59 million yesterday for a 19.5 percent drop from last Wednesday. The Disney/Marvel blockbuster continues to show aggressive staying power in the post-summer market as its domestic tally has now reached $307.9 million. The film is running 3 percent ahead of the pace of the original Iron Man.

Warner Bros.' Dolphin Tale 2 grabbed $0.51 million yesterday as it was off 28 percent from Tuesday. The family-driven sequel has earned $17.6 million in its first six days, 18.5 percent less than its 2011 predecessor.

Fox Searchlight's The Drop continues to impress in limited release. The Tom Hardy/James Gandolfini thriller added $0.37 million from 809 locations yesterday for a strong $453 per-theater average. With $5.35 million in the bank through six days of release, the film will expand into wider release starting this weekend.

Rounding out the top five, Let's Be Cops grossed $0.35 million for a 21 percent week-to-week drop. The comedy has certainly found its audience since opening in August, ringing up $74.2 million to-date.

Weekend Actuals (Domestic) Fri, Apr. 13 - Sun, Apr. 15

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990)$14,064,921-25%2,377151$5,917$58,277,0293New Line
2Pretty Woman$10,117,891-10%1,7070$5,927$45,140,3704Disney
3The Hunt for Red October$4,261,262-15%1,702-63$2,504$67,227,3697Paramount
4Ernest Goes to Jail$4,249,910-31%1,95613$2,173$10,393,2822Disney
5The First Power$3,819,013-33%1,3364$2,859$9,496,7282Orion
6Crazy People$3,357,800--1,389--$2,417$3,357,8001Paramount
7I Love You to Death$2,655,375-34%1,09523$2,425$6,670,0152TriStar
8Driving Miss Daisy$2,243,724-30%1,387-141$1,618$66,869,16418Warner Bros.
9Cry-Baby$1,551,180-48%1,2367$1,255$4,556,0852Universal
10Opportunity Knocks$1,172,600-44%1,066-209$1,100$6,782,6003Universal